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  • Why the Media, not Guns, are Responsible for Mass Shootings

    02/19/2018 7:15:10 AM PST · by pcottraux · 25 replies
    Depths of Pentecost ^ | February 17, 2018 | Philip Cottraux
    By Philip Cottraux I had another blog planned for this week; but with the terrible tragedy that happened in Florida, I feel the need to try to inject common sense into the inevitable controversy surrounding gun ownership and its role in the recent rash of mass shootings. I was a high school freshman when the Columbine massacre happened, and experienced firsthand the devastating effects it had on schools nationwide. But the spiritual sickness infecting the US was never addressed, and what was rare then has now become a sad epidemic. We are now living in a world where mass killings...
  • 7mm Mag for Self Defense Against Moose? Jury Agrees

    02/02/2018 7:06:22 AM PST · by marktwain · 24 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 31 January, 2018 | Dean Weingarten
    In early 2016, Chauncy G. Goodrich and his family started having problems with a young bull moose on their property near Pinedale, Wyoming.They were repeatedly chased by the moose. They tried various non lethal methods to haze the moose away. They worked for a short period, but the bull continued to hang around the area. By July of 2017, the non-lethal methods were exhausted and/or were no longer effective. Chauncy took a 7 mm Magnum with him as a precaution when he attempted to chase the moose off his property and away from his wife and young children.The bull...
  • Kathy Griffin: Can a Comic in Exile Come Back?(mid week laughs?)

    01/31/2018 10:46:34 AM PST · by rktman · 61 replies
    hollywoodreporter.com ^ | 1/31/2018 | Seth Abramovitch
    Eight months after torching her career (and friendship with Anderson Cooper) via a not-so-funny photograph of a decapitated Donald Trump, the comedienne is holed up in her Bel Air mansion, talking to the FBI, trying to figure out what happened and pondering if it's possible to return to the spotlight: "When you're a woman, you get one f—up and it's over."
  • Small Pistol – no it's a Mini-mouse gun

    01/31/2018 5:41:10 AM PST · by w1n1 · 13 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 1/31/2018 | J Hines
    We've seen some mouse guns out in the wild internet. Many people have made some really nice authentic looking replicas like the 1911 and Glocks. But its not too often that you find one that can actually shoot a .22 bullet. In this video from DonP Facebook, looks like a mini-mouse gun that you would see in the “Cannon Fodder” video games. This mini-mouse gun does pack a bang. Chalk another one up for the collectors bin. This thing is really amazing at such small scale that can pack a loud bang. See the full footage of this small pistol...
  • Trump White House Preparing To Replace Liberal Supreme Court Justice?

    01/28/2018 7:15:00 PM PST · by mairdie · 297 replies
    DCWhispers ^ | January 28, 2018 | DCWhispers
    Whispers are rampant throughout D.C. that a vacancy is imminent on the U.S. Supreme Court - one that is currently taken by one of the most liberal members of the Court. It has the Trump White House giddy over the prospect of potentially and forcefully shifting the balance of power on the Court while Democrats in Congress are said to be warning White House staff of a prolonged and brutal fight should President Trump attempt to replace a liberal Justice with a hardline-conservative nominee. The reason for the Justice's alleged departure is said to be "ongoing illness/physical limitations." The first...
  • BREAKING: NOW FBI Says They Can’t Find Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s Text Messages!

    01/27/2018 7:40:48 PM PST · by mairdie · 207 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | January 27, 2018 | Jim Hoft
    Tom Fitton: We sued back in September for the text messages of the number two at the FBI, Andrew McCabe. And they just told us this week, they gave us everything they’re going to give us, and not one text message was turned over. They lost all of Andrew McCabe’s text messages! I don’t believe it. There’s still gamesmanship going on.
  • DONALD TRUMP NOT A FEMINIST

    01/27/2018 6:59:53 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 41 replies
    TMZ ^ | 1/27/2018 4:41 PM PST
    We pretty much already knew it, but now he's come out and said it himself -- Donald Trump is not a feminist. British news host Piers Morgan tweeted a quote from his recent interview with the Prez, in which Trump apparently says, "‘No, I wouldn't say I'm a feminist. I mean, I think that would be, maybe, going too far. I'm for women, I'm for men, I’m for everyone." BREAKING NEWS: President Trump has declared he is NOT a feminist. He tells me: ‘No, I wouldn't say I'm a feminist. I mean, I think that would be, maybe, going too...
  • Next Week Will Be A Very Bad Week For Democrats and Their Media

    01/13/2018 11:25:56 AM PST · by ak267 · 15 replies
    the last refuge ^ | 1-13-18 | sundance
    Unless the professional praetorian media apparatus can find another ‘sh**hole’ to hide behind, next week is shaping up to be a VERY bad week for Democrats.
  • (IS DACA) Donald Trump’s “Read My Lips” Moment? (YES)

    01/10/2018 11:53:22 AM PST · by Cubs Fan · 154 replies
    The Democrats well remember their success in baiting George H. Bush into alienating his base by persuading him to renege on his campaign pledge: “Read my lips … no new taxes!” Well the new taxes came, the already suspicious base could no longer rationalize to themselves that Bush would continue the Reagan legacy, and Bush was a single-term President. His successor being none other than Bill Clinton. If granting amnesty to illegal aliens — who are trespassers in this land — does not equate to a “read my lips” level betrayal, it’s hard to imagine what would be. The White...
  • “Time’s Up” for Our Nation’s Children, Too

    01/06/2018 10:01:54 PM PST · by Oshkalaboomboom · 9 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | Jan 06, 2018 | Katherine Blakeman
    The Red Carpet at this Sunday’s Golden Globes will be a little more monochromatic than in years past. Many Hollywood actresses will don black to send a message of solidarity with victims of sexual harassment. The #MeToo movement of last October has generated a new initiative, Time’s Up, which will include a legal defense fund and advocate for legislation combatting workplace harassment. The message the women of Hollywood and Time’s Up wish to send: Time’s up for those who engage in sexual misconduct. But is it? Until our society recognizes and decries the harms of Internet pornography and the hypersexualization...
  • Dem Tim Kaine on Iran Protests: Drop Travel Ban

    01/02/2018 4:28:57 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 49 replies
    FinkelBlog ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    For Democrats, any excuse to open the immigration floodgates is good. Take Hillary’s failed VP running mate, Sen. Tim Kaine, and his response to the Iran protests. Of all the ways the United States could support the protesters, what pops into Kaine’s cranium? Yup, as Kaine tweeted [emphasis added]: “Big step US could take to support democracy movement in Iran: Drop the Iranian travel ban.” Get the rest of the story and view the video here.
  • Car bomb kills journalist behind Panama Papers

    10/16/2017 4:43:51 PM PDT · by mandaladon · 28 replies
    Mirror ^ | 16 Oct 2017
    Car bomb kills journalist behind Panama Papers offshore tax evasion investigation 'days after she received threats to her safety' (Full Title) A journalist who led the Panama Papers offshore tax evasion expose was killed today when a bomb blew up her car. Investigative reporter Daphne Caruana Galizia - dubbed a "one-woman WikiLeaks" - was killed as she was driving near the village of Bidnija in northern Malta. She had filed a complaint to police a fortnight ago after receiving personal threats to her safety, local media said. Caruana Galizia ran a hugely popular blog relentlessly highlighting cases of alleged corruption,...
  • Christmas Is the Perfect Time to Mock Liberals, and Other Random Thoughts

    12/24/2017 9:02:11 PM PST · by Oshkalaboomboom · 20 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | Dec 25, 2017 | Kurt Schlichter
    When we gather together this Christmas, it’s going to be super-awkward since everybody is dead because Donald Trump pulled out of the Paris Climate Scam, repealed net neutrality, and cut taxes. The depredations of Genghis Khan, the Black Plague, and the repeal of the Obamacare mandate – these are pretty much the same thing. Santa Claus and all of our dreams are dead too. On the plus side, since we are all dead there’s no one to make egg nog, which is the worst of all possible nogs. “You know what these eggs need? Some milk. And then rum.” No....
  • Paper Ballots Are Being Destroyed in Alabama

    12/14/2017 4:51:25 AM PST · by MarvinStinson · 50 replies
    truthfeednews ^ | DECEMBER 13, 2017 | AMY MORENO
    A valid recount in Alabama is impossible because the paper ballots (evidence) is being destroyed as we speak. The Alabama Supreme Court stayed a lower court’s order to election officials that would have required the preservation of voting records in Tuesday’s Senate special election. A circuit judge on Monday ordered election officials to set voting machines to save all digital ballot images, which would preserve voting records in the event of a recount. Alabama’s AL.com said Tuesday morning that the state’s Supreme Court had blocked the order. A group of four Alabama voters filed a lawsuit last Thursday arguing that...
  • Vietnam Upholds Decade-Long Jail Term For Activist Blogger Mother Mushroom

    12/04/2017 10:37:42 PM PST · by BeadCounter · 24 replies
    Radio Free Asia ^ | 2017-11-30 | RFA's Vietnamese Service
    Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh (C) attends her appeal trial at a court in Nha Trang, Nov. 30, 2017. A court in south central Vietnam on Thursday rejected jailed blogger Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh’s appeal of her 10-year prison sentence for publishing politically sensitive material online, prompting condemnation from watchdogs who called the hearing a “farce” and demanded her immediate release. The People’s Court of Khanh Hoa province, in Nha Trang city, took three hours to uphold the conviction of Quynh—also known by her blogger handle Me Nam, or Mother Mushroom—who was arrested Oct. 10, 2016 while on her way to...
  • Supreme Court Allows Full Trump Travel Ban 3.0 And The Left Loses It’s Mind, Again

    12/05/2017 2:15:29 AM PST · by x1stcav · 37 replies
    Victory Girls Blog ^ | 12/4/17 | Nina Bookout
    Today, the United States Supreme Court upheld the law. Specifically they decided that the travel ban, which we’ve written about often, instituted by President Trump can move forward. Via Legal Insurrection: The Supreme Court will allow President Trump’s Third Travel Ord to take full effect, the Justices ruled in two Orders Monday afternoon staying lower court rulings enjoining the Travel Order President Trump’s Third Travel Order restricted entry of nationals from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela. Lower court rulings, specifically those from radical judges from Maryland and Hawaii, were stayed. You can read them here...
  • Major Feminist News Site Shuts Down, Admits Whole Thing Has Been a Joke

    11/26/2017 4:37:48 AM PST · by x1stcav · 9 replies
    Conservative Tribune ^ | November 25, 2017 | Benjamin Arie
    “We thought no one in the world could possibly hold views as ridiculous as that, so we wrote it as satire and published it.” Then actual feminists began to say the same thing. Parody became a sick reality.
  • Legalizing Marijuana is a Terrible Idea

    11/05/2017 3:15:14 PM PST · by Antoninus · 142 replies
    Gloria Romanorum ^ | 11/5/17 | Florentius
    It seems that many states, my home state of New Jersey included, are hell-bent on legalizing recreational use of cannabis. The arguments in favor of this, though loud and dominant in the media, are not particularly convincing. Most of the advocates tout the desire to legalize the drug so that the state can raise additional tax revenue off of the sales. Enhancing the ability of an over-bearing confiscatory high-tax state like New Jersey to extract even more revenue from its citizens is never going to be a compelling argument for me. Slightly better is the argument that legalizing the drug...
  • Fox News’ Best Show Features Jesse Watters and a Bunch of People I Like More Than Jesse Watters

    10/27/2017 8:31:31 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 22 replies
    Slate's Watching Fox blog ^ | October 27, 2017 | Justin Peters
    In an effort to ensure that this blog devoted to America’s foremost fair-and-balanced news network is itself fair and balanced, I have been trying to leaven my criticisms of Fox News with praise for those programs and personalities I actually enjoy. Nothing is all bad, after all, not even Fox News, and the network even airs some shows that might reasonably be described as good. One of those shows is The Five, the rowdy early-evening talk show that somehow manages to be consistently entertaining despite the involvement of Jesse Watters. The Five airs at 5 p.m. and features a five-person...
  • Hillary Claims She Didn’t Know About the Dossier – Posted 8 Tweets Related to Dossier

    10/27/2017 6:32:45 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 46 replies
    GP ^ | 10/27/17 | Christina Laila
    Hillary Clinton sent out 8 tweets about Trump’s relationship with Russia leading up to election day in anticipation of the release of the Russia dossier. She was preparing the public for the Russian narrative plot she had been working on with Fusion GPS and dossier author Christopher Steele. The FBI launched their Trump-Russia probe in late July of 2016. Per a Politico report from March of 2017: FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers Monday that his agency has been investigating possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russian officials since last July. Shortly after the FBI launched a probe into Trump-Russia...